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Dive Review of Wreck Life/None in
Virgin Islands/St. John/St. Thomas

Wreck Life/None: "USVI with WreckLife", Aug, 2016,

by Donald A Ricetti, PA, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 8 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 9171.

No photos available at this time

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations 4 stars Food N/A
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 5 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 4 stars
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced 2 stars
Comments Wanted to use a different operator this trip as local operators visit a limited number of locations since this is their "off season". One local operator was not sure if they would be going out due to weather forecasts so could not guarantee availability. Had an ad from a local magazine about Wreck Life based out of Red Hook on St. Thomas so got in touch via e-mail. Yes they had availability and would gladly go. Asked if I needed to take ferry from/to St John and they said for an additional $20 they would pick me up at the public dock. To my surprise when they showed up I was the only diver and they asked where I wanted to go. Told them the locations I definitely did not want to see again then said "far be it from me to pass up a wreck" to which they replied Ok, General Rogers it is. Great dive clear water and the biggest green moray I have ever seen, shaded of "The Deep" size. Then a shallow dive to Grass Caye where there were lots of fish and nice corals. Next day had the same situation, only diver so I let them choose and we did both site on Dog Island. Dives not as nice but stormy weather was moving in, had nice fresh water rinse on way back.
Websites Wreck Life   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving Great Lakes, Hawaii, FL Keys
Closest Airport St. Thomas Getting There Direct flight from several cities, AA, Delta

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 82-84°F / 28-29°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 50-60 Ft/ 15-18 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Since was only diver and am experienced dive master and I just splashed in after briefing and came up when air reached 500 psi or we were done seeing what their was to see.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish 3 stars
Small Critters 2 stars Large Fish 3 stars
Large Pelagics 3 stars

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter N/A Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments Had problem with camera so did not take it and did not really check out the facilities but the boat is small with no dedicated table/dry area available.
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